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04-08-01 Phenytoin

Phenytoin
Formulary
Capsules
Suspension 30mg/5mL
Chewable tablets
Injection

note Ensure patients are maintained on a specific manufacturer's product / brand
Link  MHRA Recommendation: Switching between brands of anti-epileptics
Link  PAT Loading Doses Policy
Link  Patient Safety Alert: Risk of death and severe harm from error with injectable phenytoin
Link  UKMi Q&A: How can we minimise the risk to patients when using IV phenytoin?
 

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